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1978, Crossing America And Back:
By Skot David Wilson
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Autobiographical account of my trip circumventing the United States in 1978 taken when I was 17, after losing my father, and trying to come to terms with his death.
View America: South East
By Paul Frederick
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,620. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In the travel series View America, South East covers Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee. It is a non-commercial and more or less objective chronicle of an in-depth exploration of these states. Each state is described with its own brief historical background and its main sights, tourist attractions and points of interest.
POL POT: The Murder of 2 Million Fellow Cambodians
By David Myhra
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Social history
In April of 1975, radical Marxist Pol Pot and his “Khmer Rouge” overthrew Cambodian government and King Norodom and proclaimed “This is now year zero for Cambodia” and that it’s society was about to be “purified”. Capitalism, western culture, city life, religion and all foreign influences were to be extinguished in favor of an outrageous form of peasant Communism.
Healthy and Traditional Eating In The Mediterranean
By Tyler Suchman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: American English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Mediterranean
Healthy and Traditional Eating In The Mediterranean takes you to nine countries on the Mediterranean Sea, providing a guide for the traveler's palette with forty full-color photos.
Ireland for Focksakes
By Dominic Carrillo
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A short trip to Ireland that felt more familiar than foreign to an American observer. A quirky California yard sale prior to the narrator's unlikely move to Bulgaria. These are two stories in a larger collection of humorous travel stories called "Americano Abroad," now available on Amazon.com.
Lift: Stories and Life Lessons from 15 Years of Hitchhiking the World
By Michael A. Jameson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,470. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
"No cash, no ATM card – definitely no credit card. That was what I had decided for the trip..." From tales of road romance and international espionage, to escaping from horror movie villains and police dogs… This collection represents the funniest, most absurd, and most dangerous situations Michael has managed to get himself into in his last 15 years on the road.
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By Melissa Field
Price: Free! Words: 17,570. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is two pieces of fiction and two pieces of non-fiction. They are set on two different continents. The first is Antarctica and the second is Holland. I worked in Antarctica for six months as a dishwasher. Later on I lived in Holland for a year and a half. The corresponding fiction pieces are excerpts that they inspired in my book The Good Luck Knot.
A Walk Across Suburbia: One Man's Journey Through His Neighborhood
By Ken Ilgunas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Why go to the farthest reaches of the earth to explore when you can do so in your own backyard? Author and adventurer Ken Ilgunas sets out on a bizarre journey to explore his boyhood suburb anew.
The McCandless Mecca: A Pilgrimage To The Magic Bus Of The Stampede Trail
By Ken Ilgunas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A story of a young man's excursion into the Alaskan wilderness to find the "Magic Bus" of the Stampede Trail--the bus in which Chris McCandless of "Into the WIld" lived and died.
More Than A Year In Provence - Endless Tour de France Travel
By Christopher Strong
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,170. Language: American English. Published: November 2, 2013 by First Class Artists. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Praise for More Than A Year In Provence "I wish you tremendous success" Guy Kawasaki Author of APE, Enchantment, What The Plus. "Christopher's truly unique adventures cycling the backroads of France are a must read for anyone who's ever dreamed of a French country life. I just hope his sequel will reveal where his paradise village is!" Robert Reid Reid on Travel,
Mysterious Fort of Bhangarh
By Raja Sharma
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Bhangarh Fort is the only “Legally Haunted” location recognized by the Indian Government. There is a signboard set by Archaeological Survey of India with specific instructions. ASI is a Government of India Organization.
Listening for Quiet
By Edward Readicker-Henderson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,300. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Quiet is one of the most elusive, hard to find natural resources left. In this collection of pieces, award-winning travel writer Edward Readicker-Henderson goes in search of quiet, of the sounds the world makes when it's only talking to itself, to find what true quiet is and what it can mean to us.
#Roe2Ro
By Walter Otton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,240. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
If you take fifty one donors and add a ferry, three cars, a van full of donations then mix in fifteen lads, you end up with #Roe2Ro. It is the drive from Roehampton, South London to Soard, rural Romania. It was the authors destiny. Here is his journey. As it happened.
Rom von Civitavecchia aus auf eigene Faust - Eine Tagestour für Kreuzfahrer
By Andreas Falkner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: German. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
In diesem Reisebericht wird eine Tour beschrieben, die vom Kreuzfahrthafen Civitavecchia mit dem Zug nach Rom führt, wo eine Besichtigung von Petersplatz, deutscher Friedhof, Pantheon, Trevibrunnen, spanische Treppe, Kollosseum und vieles mehr auf dem Programm steht.
Humidity and Humility: Stories from Southeast Asia
By James Laudano
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,180. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Travel writer James Laudano shares his experiences throughout Southeast Asia, often with humorous and unexpected encounters.
A Whirlwind Around Morocco: A Light-Hearted Moroccan Travel Adventure
By Journey Beyond Travel
Price: Free! Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Join travel journalist Derek Workman in this light-hearted story as he travels around Morocco, taking you on a 'whirlwind' adventure through the country's diverse culture and hidden landscapes.
London Dispatch
By Bill Rayburn
You set the price! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
An expatrioted Californian shares his views, thoughts, observations and honest opinions about London and the Brtitish culture and citizenry, after living the past year in London.
Pilgrimage Five
By G McDougall
Series: Pilgrimage, 5. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In a thrilling use of language, Pilgrimage includes marvellous short stories about French and Spanish town and travels. ,They include 'Crave Love' (on Pezanas), 'The Glory and ' (on Albi), and other lyrical and poetic stories from Nyons, Venterol, Valraes, St Domingo de Calzada, Bilbao, Nogaro and Aigues Mortes in Provence. AYou also have many web references, videos, and fourteen photographs.
Rambling Man Walks The North Downs Way: Following the pilgrims from Farnham to Dover
By Andrew Bowden
Price: $3.19 USD. Words: 19,980. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Andrew Bowden was unemployed and getting tired. Tired of looking for jobs. Tired of thinking about what to say for interviews. Tired of visiting the Job Centre to justify why they should give him some money. Tired of sitting in front of the computer all day waiting for that elusive offer of gainful employment to appear. Tired. So very tired. So he went for a walk on the North Downs Way.
Casting Off!
By Robert N. Jenkins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Over nearly a quarter-century as a travel writer for the former St. Petersburg (now, Tampa Bay) Times, Robert N. Jenkins figures he has boarded more than 60 ships. In Casting Off, readers will follow Jenkins to Alaska and Istanbul, on a paddlewheeler and a cargo ship, to the ship's bridge as he passes through the Panama Canal, as he crosses the Atlantic on the legendary QE 2, and more.